Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1996/06/05

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Subject: Re: No fill flash capability on the M6?
From: Tom Hodge <>
Date: Wed, 5 Jun 1996 20:28:17 -0400 (EDT)

Joe B.

Good points.  You may get a contrary discussion but I'm sure there are a
bunch that just don't like fill flash outdoors.  I personally don't think
it looks natural at all and the fact that the M6 doesn't have that
capability wouldn't deter me from buying one.


Tom Hodge

On Wed, 5 Jun 1996, joe b. wrote:

> Olivier Guillemain <> writes
> >TTL flash : usefull for fill in. The leica users dont like fill in because...
> >  because fill in isn't simple with an M6. It's the only real reason !
> This is simply not true. In adddition to the M6 I use a Leica R7, a
> Canon EOS RT and a Canon EOS 1n. They all allow fill-in flash and I
> don't use it with any of them. The reason? I don't like fill-in flash. I
> have this hang-up about natural light.
> -- 
> joe b.

In reply to: Message from "joe b." <> (Re: Leica fast ?)